The Defence headquarters on Saturday alerted Nigerians particularly Muslims that Boko Haram terrorists have concluded plans to bomb places of worship during Ramadam and kill thousands of innocent worshipers.
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The annual fasting month of Ramadan is due to begin Monday in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen, religious authorities in the four Muslim countries said.
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Novak Djokovic captured a first French Open at the 12th time of asking on Sunday, becoming just the third man in history to hold all four Grand Slam titles at the same time.
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Money appropriated for constituency projects does not go to parliamentarians as widely assumed, Sen. Mao Ohuabunwa(PDP-Abia North) has said.
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The five letters of his last name boldly adorn buildings around the United States. But if he makes it to the White House, Donald Trump says he won't be doing much redecorating.
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THE MOVEMENT for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB has condemned the killing of an Igbo woman and pastor's wife, Mrs. Bridget Sunshine last week in Kano
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic out-shone Gareth Bale as Sweden eased to a 3-0 victory over fellow European Championship qualifiers Wales in Stockholm on Sunday.
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Novak Djokovic captured a first French Open on Sunday to become just the third man in history to hold all four Grand Slam titles at the same time.
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Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa'i of Kaduna State on Sunday said the renovation of 4,000 primary schools across the state would gulp N60 billion.
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The umbrella body for Nigerian Muslim groups on Sunday condemned the mob killing of an elderly Christian woman in northern city of Kano last week, describing the perpetrators as "miscreants and criminals."
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BARELY 24 hours after its old website, www.nigerdeltaavengers.com was shutdown, the new militant group operating in the Niger Delta, the Niger Delta Avengers has launched a new website, www.nigerdeltaavengers.org.
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U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday mourned boxing legend, Muhammad Ali, who died on Friday in Phoenixâ€š Arizona, following a respiratory ailment. A White House statement quoted Obama as saying: "Muhammad Ali was the Greatest, Period.
`` If you just asked him, he will tell you, he will tell you he was the double greatest, that he had handcuffed lightning, thrown thunder into jail.
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She said the television series was aimed at bringing to the fore, concerted efforts of the police at preventing and unveiling crime in the society. Olabisi also said that it was aimed at educating, sensitising and enlightening members of the public about their safety/security.
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"We are surprised how they mixed kerosene and petrol, We donâ€™t know whether it is another ploy by Boko Haram to cause havoc,â€™â€™ he said.
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In a global first, the Swiss voted Sunday on a radical proposal to provide the entire population with enough money to live on, no strings attached.
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Eni, the parent company of Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC), said the oil firmâ€™s production had been cut short by 65,000 barrels per day following Fridayâ€™s attack on its pipeline in Bayelsa.
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The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), on Sunday in Maiduguri alerted Borno residents that kerosene mixed with petrol is currently in circulation in the state.
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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), is to supply agricultural inputs to over 20, 000 returnee Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) families in Adamawa, Borno and Gombe states, an official has said.
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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has â€œwelcomed publication of the list of recovered funds by the Federal Government as a positive development towards entrenching a culture of transparency and accountability in government.â€
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